How Do Parents and Teachers Really Feel About Cell Phones at School?

How Do Parents and Teachers Really Feel About Cell Phones at School?

Recent survey results show 76.19% of teachers surveyed say they find cellphones in the classroom to be distracting while a majority of parents surveyed, 46.4%, say they wish educational apps or smartphones were incorporated into more lesson plans. When teachers […]

Data Shows How to Recover Abandoned Carts Using SMS

Data Shows How to Recover Abandoned Carts Using SMS

Updated December 1, 2021 You might not want to admit it, but if you run an ecommerce store, you’re probably missing out on sales every day. The culprit? Abandoned carts. Statistics gathered by the Baymard Institute show 69% of 2022 […]

2019 Survey: Chances Are, Your Employees Aren’t Reading Your Emails

2019 Survey: Chances Are, Your Employees Aren’t Reading Your Emails

If you’ve ever felt like no matter how well you word corporate emails you just can’t get the message across, there’s a good reason for that: new workplace communication statistics show 60.8% of respondents ignore emails at work. Most employees […]

What is 10DLC and Why Does it Matter?

What is 10DLC and Why Does it Matter?

Updated December 5, 2021 Mobile messaging among people of all ages has exploded and has become the number one way that people elect to receive communications. There has been a massive shift away from phone calls as we’re seeing their […]

How to Text a GIF

How to Text a GIF

GIFs are a great way to use visuals to enhance your text conversations, and using isn’t hard once you know how to text a GIF. Animated GIFs add an entertaining or humorous element to an otherwise text-heavy message. Since around […]

One Year After Cambridge Analytica, Survey Reveals Strong Consumer Privacy Fears Remain

One Year After Cambridge Analytica, Survey Reveals Strong Consumer Privacy Fears Remain

It turns out the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica user data scandal didn’t merely blow over, it has significantly impacted the way consumers feel about online privacy. Privacy has become a serious concern for most U.S. consumers interacting with brands online, […]

50 Text Abbreviations and How to Use Them [UPDATED]

50 Text Abbreviations and How to Use Them [UPDATED]

Updated April 27, 2020 Text abbreviations almost deserve their own dictionary. It seems like there are countless ways to abbreviate words in English text messages—some of them common and others more off-the-wall. With every generation, the text slang changes and […]

Everything to Know Before You Send Texts From a Computer

Everything to Know Before You Send Texts From a Computer

Trying to figure out how to send a text from your computer? Deciding between a free online text platform or a paid one? If you’re not familiar with online texting you might be surprised to learn that you actually can […]